COVID-19 response: Emirates SkyCargo to set up the world’s largest GDP compliant air cargo hub in Dubai for global distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Dubai, UAE Emirates SkyCargo is stepping up its readiness to handle the logistical complexities of distributing a potential COVID-19 vaccine globally by creating the world’s first dedicated airside cargo hub for the vaccine in Dubai. The air cargo carrier is taking a global leadership position by announcing that it will… Continue reading

TPL Life and Mobilink Microfinance Bank Ltd. Partner to Provide Protection against COVID-19

KARACHI: TPL Life, a leading insurtech in Pakistan, has partnered with Mobilink Microfinance Bank Ltd. (MMBL), Pakistan’s largest digital bank to launch “Corona Tahaffuz,” an insurance product designed for MMBL’s customers and will be available through the banks’ branches across Pakistan. Following the collaboration, MMBL customers will have access to… Continue reading

SRB to provide tax relief to Corona affected sectors

Khurram Ijaz Vice President FPCCI While appreciating the performance of the Sindh Revenue Mr. Khurram Ijaz Vice President of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry stated that the pandemic COVID-19 has badly affected trade and industry, while recent urban flooding has damaged inventory and markets that need… Continue reading

Lucky Cement Limited Distributes Rations Bags in 5000 Families under Prime Minister’s Ehsaas Emergency Rashan Programme/Scheme

•          The company has been at the forefront to support marginalized communities of Pakistan since the Covid-19 outbreak.   •          Lucky Cement Limited was also recognized as one of the top ten Most Supportive Brands of Pakistan during the current pandemic by IPSOS, a multinational market research company with headquarters… Continue reading

Emirates revises its flight schedule to/from Sialkot

Karachi: Emirates has revised its flight timings to/from Sialkot to offer customers better connections via Dubai with seven weekly flights – providing greater access to its current network of 75 cities across six continents. In addition to Sialkot, Emirates offers customers direct flights to four other cities in Pakistan including… Continue reading

FPCCI seeks relief package for your operators

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) has sought a relief package for religious tour operators engaged in Hajj, Umrah & Iran-Iraq Ziyarat operations. In a letter, President FPCCI Mian Anjum Nisar informed Prime Minister that Covid-19 had affected religious tour operators very badly, as they were… Continue reading

Mastercard Enhances Security Capabilities as E-Commerce Accelerates in MENA

New tokenization technology, MDES for Merchants (M4M) designed to protect security of consumers and merchants as shopping goes increasingly digital KARACHI: As e-commerce continues to accelerate owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mastercard is leading the way in fostering cybersecurity and combatting fraud.                 … Continue reading